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Stay in GAM Seoul Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   12, Yulgok-ro 10-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-360, South Korea
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Ranked #3 of 272 Specialty lodging in Seoul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Jose, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my first time visiting Korea, and I have to say, GAM guesthouse made this trip SO MUCH AWESOME!!!!!!!!! Or FABULOUS💕 Of course, I decided to order this guesthouse is because all the positive reviews and comments on travel advisor and booking.com. My friend and I arrived on June 11,2014 from California. Since it's our first time coming to... More

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Gwangju, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was incredibly impressed by this hostel and will recommend it to all my friends. The beds are super comfy and sturdy. Seriously, the best bunk-beds I've encountered in any hostel. The breakfast was top-notch too--real coffee, eggs, etc. The staff were also excellent--really friendly and helpful. It's well-located as it's nearly within sight of the Changdeok airport bus drop-off... More

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Shenzhen, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best hostel I have ever met!The location is near the bus stop and the subway. The room is very clean and cozy. But the staffs impressed me the most. They are sooo nice. My friend and I must be trouble makers to them, because my friend lost her passport. The manage and the staffs helped us a... More

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12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Our stay was pleasant and we will definitely return again next time. What we enjoy about staying in such backpacker/budget style hostels/inns is that the service is always more personal and friendly unlike larger commercial hotels, which of course would have better facilities and finishings, but less personal service. The hotel is within walking distance to the Changdeokgung and Anguk... More

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Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I'm a solo traveller, it's my 1st time and stop to visit Seoul. I was so amazed by the cozy design cafe of the hostel ground floor. And received a warm welcome by the friendly staff at late night check-in. It's very convenient! 7 mins to the subway station, a lot of convenient store, in a cultural neighborhood, nearby Changdeokgung... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

"Stay in GAM" give me a wonderful experience living in Seoul. The room is clean & lovely.we can see Changdeokgung just from our bedroom windows! The location is very convenient to any place by walk or by subway.(line 1.5.6) The manager is friendly and sincere, just like a old friend you've known for a long time. I will come again... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed in Stay in GAM for six days and reserved a triple suite room.The room is big and comfortable.We knew that Stay in GAM is a good hostel before we arrive there.As we have lots of questions to ask ,we used 'LINE' application to contact with them, and they replied very quickly and with patience. Moreover days before we... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Having stayed at GAM for almost 3 weeks, I had no qualms at all! Each staff at the hostel was very friendly and was kind enough to entertain all my questions and requests. Rooms are pretty clean, and the toilets (even the shared ones) are clean each time I needed to use it. Tried out the triple room, family room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Stayed in here at 4 nights .. Pretty decent place to be in. It had a chic cafe to have breakfast in and also lunch or dinner if you wished. I was hoping that we had time to taste the waffles .. Though shopping has probably consumed it all. The room was of a comfortable size which a double decker... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We are 3 ladies from Malaysian have a nice time stay at GAM for 7 days 6 nights. Nice nest for us to stay and rest in quiet and calm environment. Hosun a.k.a Kevin is very nice person and can speck English very well. Very helpful person and thank you for your yummy and delicious Macchiato coffee :) thus 7... More

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Address: 12, Yulgok-ro 10-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-360, South Korea
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Location: South Korea > Seoul
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Hotel Class:2 star — Stay in GAM Seoul Hostel 2*
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Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
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Stay in GAM Hostel is situated in the center of Seoul (Jongro-gu, Waryong-dong) which is one of the best historical sights. Only a few minutes’ walk, you can go to many famous places such as Changdeok-Palace (UNESCO World Heritage), Insa-dong, Cheongyechun Stream and Gyeongbok-Palace. Making any of attraction sights very accessible, Stay in GAM Hostel is close to 2 subway stations, just 8mins away. Jongro 3 ga(dark blue(1), orange(3), purple(5) line), Anguk (orange(3) line). Stay in GAM Hostel provides all guests with the best security protection. With 24/7 security system, you will feel comfortable from unexpected theft and fire hazard during your stay.Stay in GAM Hostel is the brand new hostel with the clean and modern facilities that made you have a wonderful time here. Relax and enjoy in the hotel restaurant which offer you 3 meals a day. Whatever your reason for visiting Seoul, the Stay in GAM Hostel is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away ... more   less 
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